TAG: Tours

Nooner Tour (Tuesday—Friday)
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Nooner Tour (Tuesday—Friday)

Occurs every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Next Occurs on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 - 12:00pm12:30pm.

Join a docent for a 30-minute, in-depth look at an aspect of the museum’s collections or something special happening in the galleries. More

DAM Highlights Tour (Daily)
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DAM Highlights Tour (Daily)

Occurs every day the museum is open. Next Occurs on Saturday, July 2, 2016 - 11:00am11:45am.

Expert docents introduce you to a selection of the museum’s most noteworthy objects. Visit both the North and Hamilton buildings and discover a diversity of artworks from across time and around the world. More

DAM Highlights Tour en Español
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DAM Highlights Tour en Español

Occurs on the first Saturday of every month. Next Occurs on Saturday, July 2, 2016 - 2:00pm2:45pm.

¡Cada Primer sábado gratis el Denver Art Museum te invita a aprender sobre nuestras colecciones en un tour gratis en español sobre nuestras obras favoritas en el museo! More

George Caleb Bingham, The Jolly Flatboatmen, 1846
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Rhythm & Roots Tours

Occurs every day the museum is open through October 2, 2016. Next Occurs on Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 1:00pm.

Join a 45-minute public tour of Rhythm & Roots, offered daily at 1 pm, July 10 through October 2. Included with general admission, reservations not required. More

Elaine de Kooning, Bullfight, 1959
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Women of Abstract Expressionism Tours

Occurs every day the museum is open through September 25, 2016. Next Occurs on Saturday, July 2, 2016 - 2:00pm.

A 45-minute public tour of the groundbreaking Women of Abstract Expressionism. Tours offered daily at 2 pm, June 12 through September 25. More

Isabel John (Navajo, 1933–2004), Rug, 1981
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Gallery Tour of Why We Dance: American Indian Art in Motion

with curators Nancy Blomberg and John Lukavic
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 6:00pm8:00pm.

Join curators Nancy Blomberg and John Lukavic for a closer look at these fascinating arts. More

Museum visitors participating in hands-on activities with Warm Cookies of the Revolution.
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Warm Cookies of the Revolution’s Civic Health Tour

Saturday, December 5, 2015 - 1:00pm1:30pm.

Current Denver Art Museum Creatives-in-Residence, Warm Cookies of the Revolution, will lead visitors on a tour which explores the museum and its collections as a public institution. This interactive discussion will focus on the building itself as a site of civic engagement and the citizens who make it incredible.

Meet in the first level elevator lobby of the Hamilton Building. More

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Warm Cookies of the Revolution: People’s Tour #1

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 1:00pm1:30pm.

Get a different perspective of the DAM and its collections as behind-the-scenes staff share their favorite artworks, insider angles, and never-before-heard tales of life at the Museum. Organized by Warm Cookies of the Revolution, the DAM’s current creative-in-residence.

Meet on level 1 in the Hamilton atrium at the tour board. More

Installed space for Creative-in-Residence Warm Cookies of the Revolution
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Creative-in-Residence Warm Cookies of the Revolution Tag Along Tour

Saturday, November 7, 2015 - 1:00pm2:00pm.

Join in a discussion about violence, non-violence, hopes & dreams, war & forgiveness as we explore Other Lands, Other Dreams. More

Museum visitors participating in hands-on activities with Warm Cookies of the Revolution.
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Creative-in-Residence Warm Cookies of the Revolution Tag Along Tour

Friday, October 30, 2015 - 7:00pm8:00pm.

Join Warm Cookies of the Revolution This Side of the Grave and find out what a zombie apocalypse might tell us about crises in our politics, social lives, or the environment. More

Voting Booths by Warm Cookies of the Revolution Creative-in-Residence
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Creative-in-Residence Warm Cookies of the Revolution Tag Along Tour

Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 1:00pm2:00pm.

Join our Creative-in-Residence Warm Cookies of the Revolution for actual cookies and a chat on compassion. More

Lunchtime Tour
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Lunchtime Tour

Alec Soth: Colorado Dispatch
Friday, September 25, 2015 - 12:00pm12:30pm.

Join a docent for a 30-minute, in-depth look at the exhibition Alec Soth: Colorado Dispatch.

From 2012 to 2014, Alec Soth embarked on a series of seven state-by-state road trips that were documented in newspaper-like “dispatches.” Though frequently calling out the quirkiness of people he encountered and the environments in which they live, his photographs form a portrait of modern-day America. We’ll look at Colorado Dispatch to explore the ways place has been presented in Soth’s work.

Meet in the first level elevator lobby of the Hamilton Building. More

Lunchtime Tour
Event: Tours

Lunchtime Tour

Alec Soth: Colorado Dispatch
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 12:00pm12:30pm.

Join a docent for a 30-minute, in-depth look at the exhibition Alec Soth: Colorado Dispatch.

From 2012 to 2014, Alec Soth embarked on a series of seven state-by-state road trips that were documented in newspaper-like “dispatches.” Though frequently calling out the quirkiness of people he encountered and the environments in which they live, his photographs form a portrait of modern-day America. We’ll look at Colorado Dispatch to explore the ways place has been presented in Soth’s work.

Meet in the first level elevator lobby of the Hamilton Building. More

E. Martin Hennings, A Friendly Encounter, about 1922
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A Place in the Sun Tours

Occurs every day the museum is open through April 24, 2016. Next Occurs on

Enjoy a 45-minute tour with a trained docent on the art of lifelong friends and fellow artists Walter Ufer and E. Martin Hennings. More

Gallery Tour of Super Indian: Fritz Scholder, 1967–1980
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Gallery Tour of Super Indian: Fritz Scholder, 1967–1980

Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 6:00pm8:00pm.

Join curator John Lukavic and curatorial assistant Eric Berkemeyer for an inside look at these paintings and Scholder’s lithographic process. More

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Conversation with Curator: Kress and Guggenheim, Enlightened Patrons of Renaissance Art

Friday, September 11, 2015 - 4:00pm5:00pm.

Join Angelica Daneo for a discussion of Kress and Guggenheim, enlightened patrons of Renaissance art.

Conversations with Curators feature lively discussions with different curators on the first Friday of the month. All Conversations are free with general admission and no reservations are needed.

Meet at 4 pm in the elevator lobby of level 6 of the Hamilton Building.

This month's Conversation with Curator was postponed because of the Labor Day holiday. More

Creative-in-Residence, Arthur Williams, Babylon Floral
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Creative-in-Residence Arthur Williams: Tag Alongs

Occurs every Tuesday through August 18, 2015.Also includes August 27, 2015. Next Occurs on

Local floral artist Arthur Williams will bring museum spaces to life with his unique floral designs during his residency. On August 4, 11, 18 and 27, visitors can Tag Along as he works in the galleries from 2-2:30 pm, doing everything from refreshing arrangements to installation of new work.

Williams will be in a pop-up floral shop on level 2 of the North Building from noon to 4 pm.

Meet for the Tag Alongs in the level 1 elevator lobby of the Hamilton Building.

Photograph © 2011 David Perry. More

Castiglione: Lost Genius Tours
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Castiglione: Lost Genius Tours

Occurs every day the museum is open through November 8, 2015. Next Occurs on

A 45-minute public tour of Castiglione: Lost Genius examining the work of the master Genoese draftsman, painter, and printmaker.

Tours offered daily at 2 pm, August 9–November 8.

Meet in the first level elevator lobby of the Hamilton Building.

Free with admission. Reservations are not required.

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Samuel Gragg side chair, about 1808
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Conversation with Curator: Check Out These Stems

Friday, August 7, 2015 - 4:00pm4:45pm.

You can tell a lot about a piece of furniture just by looking at its legs. Curatorial assistant Kati Woock highlights six chairs made between 1675 and 1904 and what the legs of these chairs can tell us about the periods in which they were made.

Conversations with Curators feature lively discussions with different curators on the first Friday of the month. All Conversations are free with general admission and no reservations are needed.

Meet at 4 pm in the elevator lobby of level 6 of the North Building. More

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Conversation with Curator: American Indian Floral Designs

Friday, July 10, 2015 - 4:00pm4:45pm.

Come smell the flowers as curator Nancy Blomberg talks about how American Indian artists embellished much of their artwork with elaborate floral designs.

Conversations with Curators feature lively discussions with different curators on the first Friday of the month*. All Conversations are free with general admission and no reservations are needed.

Meet at 4 pm in the elevator lobby of level 3 of the North Building.

*This month Conversation with Curator is postponed because of the observance of Independence Day. More

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